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  • Main Title Underground Wastes in Oil and Gas Fields and Methods of Prevention
  • Series Title United States Bureau of Mines Reports
  • Series Title Technical paper (United States. Bureau of Mines)
  • Series Title Petroleum technology (United States. Bureau of Mines)
  • Added Title United States Bureau of Mines Technical Paper 130
  • Added Title Petroleum Technology 30


  • Author: McMurray, William F.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Lewis, James O.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Originator: United States. Bureau of Mines.
    Contributor Type: Organization


  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 1916-07


  • English


  • Physical Description: iii, 3-28 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Content Description: Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over the underground wastes of oil and gas in drilling fields. As stated in the introduction, "the writers have endeavored to establish the manner and importance of underground waste by citing a few cases and to show the means whereby it can be prevented" (p. 5). This paper includes illustrations.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Petroleum.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Natural gas.
  • Keyword: oil fields
  • Keyword: gas fields
  • Keyword: underground waste

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - California
  • Place Name: United States - Oklahoma


  • Name: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
    Code: TRAIL


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • OCLC: 14120835
  • SuDoc Number: I 28.7:130
  • Report No.: Technical Paper 130
  • Report No.: Petroleum Technology 30
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc66456